Mark Keppel parents and producers, Lee Briggs and Leslie Waltzer,
invite everyone to this weekend's final performances of the Stepping
Stone Players production, "West Side Story."
Directed by Susan Kussman, "West Side Story" will be performed at
7 tonight and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Hoover High School Auditorium, 651
Glenwood Road, Glendale. Sunday's performance includes American Sign
Language interpretation. For information on becoming a Stepping Stone
Players supporter, call the hotline at 246-8822.
HOOVER HIGH SCHOOL
The big news of the week is Back-to-School Night on Thursday. The
counselors will give a presentation from 5:30 to 6:20 p.m. in Room
401. From 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., parents can meet their child's teachers
and hear about what will be taught in their classes. A pink flier was
sent home last week to be used as a guide, as parents follow their
child's class schedule.
The PTSA's College/Career Center program will begin at 7 p.m. Oct.
12 in the College/Career Center in Room 201. Parents can find out
about college planning, career planning, work permits, job shadowing,
where to find college/ career information on the Internet,
scholarships and more.
Volun- teers are still needed for Hoover's Tour of Homes planned
for Dec. 4. To help, call Debra Lere at 246-5444.
For more information about the school, call 242-6801.
TOLL MIDDLE SCHOOL
PTA President Julie Zastrow invites everyone to save Wednesday for
Back to School Night. For more information, call 244-8414.
PTA President Lisa Deyell extends a huge thank you to all involved
for the recent school event, "Hot September Night" on Sept. 16,
featuring country music singer, Glen Temple.
Preparations are underway for Red Ribbon Week, from Oct. 18 to 28.
All are invited to the next PTA meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 21. The
program will feature the topic of bullying.
Balboa is under construction. Check with the office for the
meeting location. The Pumpkin Patch sale will be from 2:30 to 6 p.m.
For information on school activities, call 241-1801 or go to the
district's website www.glendalek12.ca.us.
For more information about upcoming school events, call 242-2722.
For information about the school, call 241-1807.
Back To School Night is on Oct. 6. All parents are invited to
visit and get to know their children's teachers and administrators.
For more information, call 243-1809.
PTA President Kahlena Funk thanks all Keppel parents, students,
staff, teachers and administrators for their involvement helping to
raise funds for the new kindergarten playground. This gift from the
PTA cost $11,000.
The Glendale Unified District partnered with Keppel PTA to pay for
the sponge-ground safety matting. The playground will open for
students to enjoy on Monday.
All are invited to the next PTA meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 20 in
the school cafeteria.
For more information, call 241-2113.
* RITA PARDUE-FALLMAN writes on PTA events in the Hoover High
School Cluster every third Saturday. She can be reached by e-mail at